This package includes two weeks of interactive read aloud lessons. It also includes a shared reading poem on apples and a lesson plan for the week. This unit could be used for K-3. It includes the common core standards for each day, vocabulary, questions, journal activities, turn and talk opportunities and much more. The books used are The Apple Pie Tree and The Seasons of Arnolds Apple Tree. Students will practice the following skills: schema, compare and contrast, envisioning, synthesizing, inferring, author's purpose and connections.